The object of the Alice McCosh Trust is to advance education by providing or assisting with grants for work or study related to natural history and/or the environment. The grant could, for example, cover the cost of a school field trip or project, an expedition as part of a research project or the development of new teaching materials for schools or institutes of higher education.
Who can apply?
Applications are invited from individuals attached to institutions and those following a programme of study or qualification, as well as people engaged in private/personal study related to natural history and/or the environment.
How to apply?
Applicants should complete the application form, answering all the questions and keeping to the specified word limits. The final question (Q15) should not exceed one A4 page. The application form and full guidance on what to include can be found on the funder's website.
When to apply?
Applications should be e-mailed to the Trust Secretary between 01 October and 30 November each year. Applications received at other times, or sent by post, will not be considered.